Compound D3M Onboarding, Activating Stablecoin Liquidations, Oracle Feed Whitelisting, Starknet Relay Upgrade, and MKR Vesting - December 2, 2022
The Governance Facilitator(s), Starknet Engineering Core Unit, and the Protocol Engineering Core Unit have placed an executive proposal into the voting system. MKR Holders should vote for this proposal if they support the following alterations to the Maker Protocol.
If this executive proposal passes, the following changes will occur within the Maker Protocol:
- Liquidations 2.0 and corresponding parameters will be activated for GUSD-A, USDC-A, and USDP-A Vaults, as detailed below.
- Starknet GovRelay will be updated, as detailed below.
- 180.6 MKR will be transfered to the Development & UX Core Unit (DUX-001), as detailed below.
If this executive proposal passes, the following additions will be made to the Maker Protocol:
- Compound v2 DAI Direct Deposit Module (D3M) will be onboarded and activated, as detailed below.
- A new rETH oracle address will be whitelisted, as detailed below.
Voting for this executive proposal will place your MKR in support of the changes and additions outlined above.
Unless otherwise noted, the changes and additions listed above are subject to the GSM Pause Delay. This means that if this executive proposal passes, the changes and additions listed above will only become active in the Maker Protocol after the GSM Pause Delay has expired. The GSM Pause Delay is currently set to 48 hours.
This executive proposal includes an office-hours modifier that means that it can only be executed between 14:00 and 21:00 UTC, Monday - Friday. This is to ensure that at least some auction keepers are available to react to unforeseen issues on new collateral types.
If this executive proposal does not pass within 30 days, then it will expire and can no longer have any effect on the Maker Protocol.
Activate Liquidations on Stablecoin Vaults
As per this poll, liquidations auctions will be turned on for GUSD-A, USDC-A, and USDP-A Vaults as detailed below, if this executive proposal passes.
For more information on the rationale behind this change, please see the initial signal request proposing this change.
- Use Linear Decrease for Auction Price Function (
- Set Liquidation Penalty (
chop) to 0.
- Set Proportional Kick Incentive (
chip) to 0.
- Set Flat Kick Incentive (
tip) to 0.
- Set Auction Price Multiplier (
buf) to 1.
tauto 4,320,000 seconds (72,000 minutes, or 1,200 hours). This results in an estimated 10bps drop in price every 72 minutes, or 50 days until the price reaches 0.
- Set Max Auction Duration (
tail) to 43,200 seconds (720 minutes, or 12 hours). This implies a minimum price of 0.99.
- Set Max Auction Drawdown (
cusp) to 0.99.
- Individually set the Local Liquidation Limit (
ilk.hole) for the vault types as follows:
- USDC-A - 20 million DAI
- USDP-A - 3 million DAI
- GUSD-A - 300,000 DAI
Starknet GovRelay Upgrade
As per this request for executive inclusion, this executive proposal will update the Starknet Fees for the GovRelay if passed. For more information on the need for these fees, please see this post or this documentation.
DUX-001 MKR Vesting
As per this poll, 180.6 MKR will be transfered to the Development & UX Core Unit (DUX-001) Auditor's Wallet, 0x5A994D8428CCEbCC153863CCdA9D2Be6352f89ad, if this executive proposal passes. You can view the methodology and original proposal for the team's vesting here.
Compound v2 DAI Direct Deposit Module (D3M) Onboarding
As per this poll, the Compound v2 D3M will be onboarded with the following parameters, if this executive proposal passes.
- Maximum Debt Ceiling (
line): 5 million DAI.
- Target Available Debt (
gap): 5 million DAI.
- Ceiling Increase Cooldown (
ttl): 12 hours.
- Target Borrow Rate (
Threads and Assessments
Please review the following resources containing information about The Compound V2 D3M to inform your position before voting.
- Proposal Thread
- Initial Risk Core Unit Evaluation
- Maker Open Market Committee (MOMC) Evaluation With Updated Risk Parameters
- Protocol Engineering Core Unit Evaluation
- Collateral Engineering Services Core Unit Compound and cDAI Evaluation
- MIP 50: DAI Direct Deposit Module
rETH Oracle Whitelisting
As per this request for inclusion, 0xa580BBCB1Cee2BCec4De2Ea870D20a12A964819e will be added to the rETH medianizer if this executive proposal passes. This light feed was part of the onboarding Oracle assessment for rETH and was erroneously missed when lifting feeds for the new collateral.
To see a complete list of Oracle feeds, please see the MIP10c17 listing.
Community debate on these topics can be found on the MakerDAO Governance forum. Please review any linked threads to inform your position before voting.
Additionally, these changes may have been discussed further in recent Governance calls. Video for these calls is available to review.
Additional information about the Governance process can be found in the Governance section of the MakerDAO community portal.
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